Protect the Rainforest & Indigenous Health, Mexico

$1,455 $6,955
Raised Remaining
Jun 4, 2008

June 2008 Update

DESMI continued its wood-saving stoves program in the Southern Zone and the Altos Zone in Chiapas.

In the Southern Zone, DESMI constructed 111 wood-saving stoves in 13 communities, benefiting 110 families and students from a primary school.

In the Altos Zone, DESMI carried out 1 workshop and technical assistance in its communities to start teaching its members the benefits of using this environmentally friendly stove.


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Project Leader

Gillian Wilson

IDEX Latin America Program Director
San Francisco, CA United States

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